Members of the Hong Kong Tourism Board reveal details about the Lunar New Year carnival. Photo: May Tse Members of the Hong Kong Tourism Board reveal details about the Lunar New Year carnival. Photo: May Tse
Members of the Hong Kong Tourism Board reveal details about the Lunar New Year carnival. Photo: May Tse

Hong Kong Tourism Board splashes out 20 per cent more to replace Lunar New Year parade with carnival – but event still overshadowed by possible protest

  • Four-day event in West Kowloon Cultural District will feature performances, festive installations and food booths to mark the Year of the Rat
  • Tourism board general manager says change is not related to social unrest, saying it is to try new things in event’s 25th year

Topic |   Hong Kong economy
Members of the Hong Kong Tourism Board reveal details about the Lunar New Year carnival. Photo: May Tse Members of the Hong Kong Tourism Board reveal details about the Lunar New Year carnival. Photo: May Tse
Members of the Hong Kong Tourism Board reveal details about the Lunar New Year carnival. Photo: May Tse
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